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Activity Dates: 04/23/2018 - 10/24/2018

Target Audience

This activity serves as an educational tool for pharmacists seeking Board Certified Psychiatric Pharmacist (BCPP) Recertification credit and other pharmacists and healthcare providers seeking advanced education in patient management, disease state management, information management, and health policy and practice management in the field of psychiatric pharmacy.


The Clinical Application Series is an application-based continuing pharmacy education (CPE) activity designed to improve competency of partcipants. An application-based CPE activity requires that participants apply the information learned. In an application-based CPE activity, the learning objectives are written at a higher level in order to assess the learners’ ability to use the information that is learned at the current level of practice by Board Certified Psychiatric Pharmacists. The examination for this product often features case studies requiring that the participant apply the principles learned through the readings. 

The Clinical Application Series includes:

  • Online access to the recorded speakers' audio presentations synchronized with their slide presentations (available by May 18, 2018).
  • For pharmacists, 5 hours of ACPE credit and 5 hours of BCPP Recertification credit achieved by successfully completing the online CPNP recertification examination.
  • Access to the CPNP testing center with exam submission due on or before October 22, 2018.

Course Requirements

To satisfactorily complete the Clinical Application Series and receive 5 hours of BCPP Recertification and ACPE credit, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  1. Abide by a confidentiality and honesty statement requiring individual completion of the Recertification education.
  2. Complete an online assessment on or before the deadline of October 22, 2018.
  3. Meet the minimum passing score as determined by a panel of experts within four (4) weeks following the exam deadline.
  4. Completion of an activity evaluation form.
  5. Partial credit is not available for individual topics within the programming; it is either all 5 hours of Clinical Application Series credit or none.

You will proceed through the following steps to satisfactorily complete this course:

  • Sign in (or create a FREE account).
  • Register for this course.
  • Complete the pre-test before starting the activity.
  • Review the full content of the activity and reflect upon its teachings.
  • Complete the post-test at the end of the activity no later than the closing activity date.
  • Complete the evaluation at the end of the activity.
  • Wait for the official review of exam questions within 4 weeks following the closing date.
  • Receive a passing grade (76%).
  • Provide the necessary details in your profile to ensure correct reporting by AAPP to CPE Monitor.

Your ACPE credit will be submitted directly to CPE Monitor within 48 hours after the official exam review and minimum score determination (4 weeks after close date) as long as you have provided the relevant information in your profile. BCPP Recertification credit is earned and reported within the year the assessment is successfully completed.

Faculty Information and Disclosures

Dora Cheung, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP
Marlene Freeman, MD
Christopher Herndon, PharmD, BCPS, CPE, FASHP
Susie Park, PharmD, BCPP
Harry Sivec, PhD

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Learning Objectives

Presented Sunday, April 22, 2018 at CPNP Annual Meeting
Recertification Programming

Presented Monday, April 23, 2018 at CPNP Annual Meeting
Recertification Programming



Continuing Education Credit and Disclosures

Activity Dates: 04/23/2018 - 10/24/2018
ACPE Contact Hours: 5
ACPE Numbers: 0284-0000-18-021-H01-P (Application), 0284-0000-18-022-H01-P (Application), 0284-0000-18-023-H01-P (Application), 0284-0000-18-026-H01-P (Application), 0284-0000-18-032-H01-P (Application)
Nursing Credit Reminder: Note that ACPE credit is accepted for certification renewal.

ACPEThe College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Pharmacists can obtain 5 hours of ACPE credit and 5 hours of BCPP Recertification credit by successfully completing the online Clinical Application Series examination.

CPNP will report credits earned into CPE Monitor within 48 hours of exam completion. BCPP Recertification credit will be reported after the official exam review and cut-off score determination occurs. ACPE transcripts reflecting CPE Monitor reporting are available at You can access your BCPP Recertification transcript at This user-friendly transcript provides real-time access to a listing of the BCPP Recertification programming you have successfully completed in your current 7-year cycle along with your BCPP number and links to other BCPP Recertification resources. BCPP Recertification credit is earned and reported within the year the assessment is successfully completed.

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